Sylph (Dungeons & Dragons)

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Sylph
Sylph.jpg
David C. Sutherland III's depiction of the sylph from the 1st edition Advanced Dungeons & Dragons Monster Manual
Characteristics
Type Outsider

In the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role-playing game, a sylph is an outsider that shares many similarities to fey creatures.

Publication history[edit]

The sylph first appeared in first edition in the original Monster Manual (1977), illustrated by David C. Sutherland III.[1] The sylph also appeared in second edition in the Monstrous Compendium Volume Two (1989),[2] and reprinted in the Monstrous Manual (1993) under the "elemental, air kin" entry[3] and in the third edition Monster Manual II (2002).[4]

Description[edit]

Sylphs are beautiful winged creatures similar to nymphs that dwell in aerial places.[1] They worship the deity Verenestra.[5]

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